Taking Your Teeth on the Road

If you are planning a vacation, you need to make sure that you take care of your teeth, after all, nothing ruins a vacation quite like a toothache. So what should you do to make sure your getaway is free of dental problems? First, schedule a checkup for you and members of your family. That way, our dentist, Dr. Diego... read more »

The Link Between Heart Disease and Oral Health

Are you aware of the link between heart disease and your oral health? If not, that’s OK, because we are happy to explain it to you! Your overall health is essential to living a long and healthy life. Furthermore, your oral health is also a critical factor in keeping your overall health in shape. Sadly, oral health care often gets... read more »

Floss Your Teeth With One of These Four Styles

Dental floss is a valuable tool to have and use in your everyday life. Dental floss is a powerful aid when it comes to fighting off plaque and bacteria, protecting your teeth from cavities, and fighting against gum disease that could threaten your smile and oral health. When it comes to finding a dental floss that’s right for you and... read more »

Tips for Stopping Gum Recession

Gum recession is an oral tissue condition that involves your gums moving away from the base of your teeth. This generally exposes the tooth roots, make the teeth look extra long, and even cause tooth sensitivity. This condition is typically caused by irritation of the gums, whether that irritation is from brushing too hard, plaque, or using the wrong oral... read more »

The Benefits of Whitening Your Smile With In-Office Whitening

If you’re interested in brightening your smile with teeth whitening, then you’re probably wondering which treatment to use. Our dentists, Dr. Flores, Dr. Kelley, Dr. Gosnell, and Dr. Turner, encourage you to consider achieving your goals with our in-office whitening treatment. To tell you a little more about this treatment, they are happy to list the benefits, which are: -In-office... read more »

The Benefits of a Teeth Cleaning

Are you dreading your six-month checkup with your dentist, Dr. Diego Flores? If so, you shouldn’t be! Your teeth cleaning appointments are very beneficial. They can help you in a myriad of ways. To help you feel more excited about your appointment, our dental team is happy to tell you about the benefits provided at a teeth cleaning appointment. First,... read more »

Helpful Hints for Halloween: Caring for Your Teeth

With the holiday rush that is among us, it is important to think about the candy rush that occurs during Halloween. Sweets & treats galore all overwhelm your senses the Halloween season, and if you are not careful, you may end up with damage to your teeth and gums. Here are a few tips to keep your smile safe: -... read more »

The Care and Maintenance of Your Toothbrush

Your toothbrush doesn’t come with a manual. And why should it? It’s a fairly simple piece of equipment. There are no moving parts, it never needs to be rebooted, and you don’t have to sharpen it or change the oil. But your toothbrush does need a little TLC to make sure that it does its job well. Here are a... read more »

Crowns Can Solve Several Dental Problems

Years ago, a severely damaged tooth often meant an extraction. However over time, dental medicine has evolved and now teeth that at one time would have been lost can be saved. One of the ways that your dentist can save a seriously compromised tooth is through the use of a dental crown. Crowns are used when there is not enough... read more »

Three Options for Tooth Replacement

There are times in your life when you may be faced with losing teeth and then overcoming tooth loss. Fortunately, in modern dentistry, there’s an abundance of replacement options that will fully restore your smile to its full functionality. The difficult task is determining which treatment will work best for you. Listed below are three highly effective tooth replacement treatments... read more »